Sponsor a Festival

Spiritual festivals provide opportunity for us to focus on the forms of the Lord and important spiritual personalities and thus become inspired in our life.

We rely on the generosity of our community and wellwishers to hold these festivals. If you would like to be part of providing these wonderful celebrations, please become a donor. Please contact Sakshigopal das at 352-222-1440, the Temple office at 386-462-2017 or donate online below. We can accept credit card, PayPal, Venmo, check and bank donations — please scroll down for more details on how to donate.

Jhulan Yatra Swing Festival

August 27-30, 2023
Jhulan is a swing festival celebrating Radha-Krishna. The small Deities of Sri Sri Radha Shyamasundar are swung in a special decorated swing. 

Sri Balarama Jayanti

August 30, 2023
Balarama, or Baladeva, is Krishna’s primary all-powerful expansion. During Krishna’s pastimes on earth, Balarama was present as His elder brother.

Sri Krishna Janmastami

September 6, 2023
Sri Krishna Janmashtami is the appearance anniversary of Krishna, the Supreme Person. His pastime of janma, birth, occurred on the ashtami, eighth day of the waning moon in the lunar month of Hrishikesh.

Srila Prabhupada Vyasa Puja

September 7, 2023
Vyasa Puja is the celebration of the appearance day of His Divine Grace A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada (1896-1977), founder-Acharya of the International Society for Krishna Consciousness.

Sri Radhastami

September 22, 2023
Radhastami is celebrated by Krishna devotees as the appearance anniversary of Srimati Radharani, who is Krishna’s greatest devotee, the feminine aspect of the Absolute Truth, and Krishna’s energy Personified.

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ISKCON of Alachua
17306 NW 112th Blvd.
Alachua, FL 32615

For further questions, please contact the Temple office at 386-462-2017 or email alachuatemple@gmail.com.

ISKCON of Alachua is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. All donations in the US are tax deductible.